Sophos Intercept X: On-Access Scanning with Sophos Antivirus for Linux

Simon shows you how to check if On-Access Scanning is enabled after installing Sophos and if Talpa is returning any errors.
If Talpa isn't compatible with your kernel version, Simon shows you how to use Fanotify as a kernel interface.

Skip ahead to these sections:

00:11 Overview
00:40 Verify On-Access
03:06 Troubleshooting Talpa
03:54 Enabling Fanotify

Documentation Links:

Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux: Locally compiling Talpa Binary Packs for on-access scanning

Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux: How to set Fanotify as the default On-access kernel module

Sophos Anti-Virus for Linux: Unable to provide on-access scanning of files within Docker containers

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